Written by Chelsea St. Peter

New RCIA Series!

The ‘New’ New Atheism and Dr. Jordan Peterson

Effective Evangelization Even when it’s inefficient

JMU Visits KC!

For the first time, a group from James Madison University spent their spring break at Simple House!

Louisiana Tech in KC

Louisiana Tech came back to Simple House for their spring break!

UVA Visits DC Simple House

At the beginning of the month, students from the University of Virginia volunteered at A Simple House in DC for their spring break!

Simple House Christmas Elves

This year our Simple House elves sorted toys and packaged toys for nearly 200 kids.

DC Christmas Outreach

Despite an ice storm, Simple House volunteers and friends delivered Christmas bags to families in Southeast, DC!

Thanksgiving Pies


This weekend, DC volunteers and friends baked pumpkin, apple and harvest pies to give to our families for Thanksgiving.  We baked nearly 50 pies (using some of our favorite family recipes) which will all be delivered in time for families to enjoy for the holiday.

New Missionaries 2016!

We have four new missionaries in Washington DC this year!  They hail from University of Notre Dame, University of Colorado, Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis, and Ave Maria University.  They have spent their first week in DC packing and delivering school supplies to families!